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Flame of Hope nomination

Flame of Hope nomination

As a volunteer charity, we aim to support and help our local community. Part of this is providing vehicle support for our local Race for Life and other Cancer Research UK events.  We could not be more proud of our…

DorSAR Training Day

DorSAR Training Day

Wessex 4×4 Response Joins DorSAR Training Exercise Over the weekend, Wessex 4×4 Response collaborated with DorSAR (Dorset Search and Rescue) in a joint training day that saw five volunteers, each with their own vehicle, coming together for a day of…

Midsomer Norton Carnival

Midsomer Norton Carnival

What a fantastic evening at the Midsomer Norton Carnival last week!  On Monday from 4 pm to 11 pm, our dedicated team of 9 volunteers worked tirelessly to support road closures and ensure a safe and smooth flow of the…

Avon & Somerset Police Event

Avon & Somerset Police Event

This week, several of the Wessex 4×4 Response team, along with other organisations were invited to a recognition and engagement event organised by Avon and Somerset Police for volunteers who were involved with the flooding incident response in East Somerset,…

Weston Hospice Moonlight Beach Walk

Weston Hospice Moonlight Beach Walk

We’re delighted to share our recent involvement in the Weston Hospice Moonlight Beach Walk. Six of our Responders convened at the pier for an initial briefing at 18:00, before driving along the 5km and 10km walking routes. Our team was…

Circuit of Bath

Circuit of Bath

We’re incredibly proud to have supported the Circuit of Bath event for the third consecutive year, an annual charity walk of up to 20 miles, hosted by Julian House. This event saw hundreds of walkers take on the steep hills…

Frome Carnival

Frome Carnival

What an incredible weekend supporting the Frome Carnival! With a whopping £3,600 raised so far (final figures still to come), the community spirit was nothing short of amazing. Our team of 15 Wessex 4×4 Response volunteers started their day bright…

Ringwood Carnival

Ringwood Carnival

We’re delighted to share that last weekend, 15 volunteers from Wessex 4×4 Response played a crucial role in this year’s Ringwood Carnival, an event that brings together over 10,000 visitors. We were responsible for overseeing the entire procession route, ensuring…

CRUK Bristol SHINE

CRUK Bristol SHINE

We are delighted to announce that Wessex 4×4 Response had the honour of supporting the Cancer Research UK (CRUK) Bristol SHINE event on Friday, 15th September. This night walk around the city of Bristol covered a distance of 10km and…

Wessex at Emergency Services Day

Wessex at Emergency Services Day

September 9 is Emergency Services Day or 999 Day. The UK celebrates the national day each year on the same day to show its support for the people who work and volunteer within the emergency services including the NHS, police,…

Dorset County Show

Dorset County Show

We were thrilled to be a part of this year’s Dorset County Show! And guess what? We weren’t just a handful; we had a strong team of up to 19 volunteers pitching in during the busiest times. We all wore…

Wessex 4×4 Response Attends Wiltshire LRF Liaison Event

Wessex 4×4 Response Attends Wiltshire LRF Liaison Event

We’re pleased to report that Wessex 4×4 Responses had a highly productive day at the recent liaison event hosted by the Wiltshire Local Resilience Forum (LRF). This gathering aimed to strengthen community resilience by bringing together voluntary agencies, emergency responders,…

Rock N Ribs Festival

Rock N Ribs Festival

Rock N Ribs Festival Our team from Wessex 4×4 Response had an incredible time had a blast at the Rock N Ribs Festival in Wincanton working tirelessly to ensure everyone’s safety and enjoyment during this fantastic event. Over the weekend,…

Great British Land Rover Show

Great British Land Rover Show

What an incredible weekend at the Great British Land Rover Show! We had a fantastic time at the Royal Bath and West Showground in Shepton Mallet, celebrating our shared love for all things Land Rover! Thank you to everyone who…

Classic at the Castle

Classic at the Castle

What a weekend – classic cars galore! Wessex 4×4 Response was supporting the ‘Classic at the Castle’ in Sherbourne event. Our dedicated team played a crucial role in ensuring a seamless flow of traffic, preventing any road blockages from the…

Upton Music Festival

Upton Music Festival

🎵 What an amazing weekend at Upton Music Festival! 🎉 Wessex 4×4 Response was there every step of the way, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable experience for the 8000 attendees. 🚗🚶‍♀ On Friday evening, during Ladies Night, our dedicated team of…

Cancer Research Race for Life – Weston Super Mare

Cancer Research Race for Life – Weston Super Mare

Amazing teamwork at the Weston Super Mare Race for Life! Our dedicated Wessex 4×4 volunteers provided crucial support to the CRUK team, ensuring a successful event. With 561 participants running the race in the evening, it was truly inspiring. A…

Cancer Research Race for Life – Bristol

Cancer Research Race for Life – Bristol

What an incredible day at the CRUK Bristol Race for Life! We had an amazing team of 3 Wessex 4×4 Response volunteers who joined the 30 dedicated Cancer Research UK volunteers. Those that took part in the Race for Life…